Definition of data processing in English:

data processing

Pronunciation /ˈˌdædə ˈprɑsɛsɪŋ/

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  • A series of operations on data, especially by a computer, to retrieve, transform, or classify information.

    ‘management strategies in data processing’
    • ‘data-processing systems’
    • ‘SETI researchers have used the Internet to access idle desktop computing power to perform complicated data processing.’
    • ‘With the entire command stack operating above iSCSI, data processing is significantly accelerated.’
    • ‘The signal and data processing is carried out on a high speed powerful IBM 4PiCC - 1 computer.’
    • ‘People who may have never touched a computer learn how to do word and data processing, acquire an e-mail address, and search and apply for jobs online.’
    • ‘COBOL processes records and thereby forms the basis for library data processing.’
    • ‘Accurate beam profiling requires careful attention to beam acquisition, detector parameters, and data processing.’